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Too Many Men Stranded, As Red Sox Sink Royals

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That was lame.

We can talk about all the wasted scoring chances or the absolutely perfect moment of Treyball, when St. Willie pinch-hit for Alex Gordon late in the game, if you want. For me however, the story from this game was a decent start by Luke Hochevar that suddenly went very wrong.

Here's the thing, a pitcher that is good sometimes and bad sometimes, he isn't an enigma. No, he's just a bad pitcher. Maybe he's good enough to stay in the rotation, unlike guys who are just always bad, but still, he's a bad pitcher. Hochevar was born in 1983, so he's not incredibly young. He's actually older than Greinke, believe it or not. Maybe this is what he is.